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PBS
Feb 15, 2013 5:30pm PST
russia today with the power of an atomic bomb, shattering windows and injuring more than 1,000 people. good evening. i'm judy woodruff. >> brown: and i'm jeffrey brown. on the newshour tonightwe get the latest on the spectacle, and today's other cosmic event-- a close encounter with a large asteroid. >> this thing is pretty big. it's about half the size of a football field, although there are larger ones out there that we're tracking. >> woodruff: then, margaret warner updates the president's push to curb gun violence as he takes his case to his hometown of chicago. >> brown: mark shields and michael gerson analyze the week's news. >> woodruff: and ray suarez talks with homeland security secrery janet nolitano about combating the gring threat of cyber attacks. >> to the extent that some are seeking to infiltrate our network, steal that information, not have to invest in the research and development that goes into innovation, that's a really big deal. >> woodruff: that's all ahead on tonight's newshour. >> major funding for the pbs newshour has been provided by: >> bnsf railway. >> ppo
PBS
Feb 15, 2013 3:00pm PST
. a meteor came crashing down to earth today, triggered a fireball over russia, and sent people running for cover. parts of the meteor fell on the city of chelyabinsk-- population over a million-- about a thousand miles due west of moscow on the edge of the ural mountains. the strike shocked and stunned the world. more than 1,000 people were injured. paul davies of independent television news begins our coverage. >> reporter: emerging from the russian sky, a giant ball of flame, a meteorite providing a spectacular show until it suddenly explodes 30 miles above the earth. the city of chelyabinsk was unlucky to be beneath the meteorites flight path and was showered with debris dropping from the sky. thousands of windows were smashed, shocked workers evacuated their offices. this school class is about to be interrupted by the shock wave. here the windows come crashing in, and a national judo squad runs for cover. canadian ice hockey star michael garnett plays for the chelyabinsk team and lives in the city. i was awakened by this loud bang, crash and shaking in my apartment that, you know,
CNN
Feb 16, 2013 8:00am PST
russia. is there a connection? >>> and it's happened. carnival creuise lines slapped with its first lawsuit. >>> and authorities investigate the motive for a shocking killing that could send this olympic hero to prison. >>> first, california authorities say it appears suspected cop killer christopher dorner took his own life, following through on his promise not to be taken alive. autopsy results showed dorner died from a single gunshot wound to the head. dental records do confirm it was his body found in a burned out cabin on tuesday following that week-long manhunts. we will have more on this case and what may have happened to the million-dollar reward, where it's going ahead. >>> half a world away, authorities are looking closely at a possible motive in the horrific killing of a top model who was found dead at the home of her boyfriend, olympic hero oscar pistorius. he sobbed uncontrollably as he was charged with premeditated murder in the death of his girlfriend, reeva steenkamp. he is now in jail. we'll go to south africa for the latest on the case in a few. >>> president obama
FOX
Feb 15, 2013 7:00am EST
the atmosphere in russia. some thought it was an earthquake, and others thought it was a nuclear attack. it caused intense loud and a loud bang. shock waves blew out glass and buildings in six cities and up to 500 people were injured by flying glass. >> another astronomical event happens later today. an astroid is due to make a close fly by of planet earth. but nasa says there's no chance the 150-foot astroid will hit us. at the closest point it will be 17,000 miles from earth, and that's closer than weather and tv satellites that are in orbit. we're giving you mixed messages there. we're saying it's not far, but it's closer than weather and tv satellites. okay. greg was in here, and i was happy to hear his explanation of things. >> he says we don't have to worry about it. in the meantime, do we have to worry about the weather? here's tucker barnes with the answer. >>> potentially so. thank you very much. not this morning. lots of sunshine. cool start to the day. later this afternoon, rain showers move in for the evening commute and might transition to snow later tonight. a lot going on
CNN
Feb 16, 2013 10:00pm PST
in russia, on the same day? fire up the conspiracy theories. >>> also -- i sit down with one of the hottest bands in the world, fun. >>> a government prepares for the apocalypse. >> canada will never become a safe haven for zombies ever. >>> and the dance that's everywhere, even here at cnn, the harlem shake. >>> just when you think we've got it all worked out, cutting-edge technology, scientific breakthroughs, miracle medicine, lately there's been talk about colonizing mars and many of you carry around a supercomputer right in your pocket. but just when you think you have it all worked out, the univers reminds us, we really don't. case in point, friday a chunk of space rock gets sucked in by the earth's gravitational pull. then streaks across the sky above russia. as it rockets through the atmosphere, friction heats the front of the rock a lot more than the back of it. the huge temperature difference is too much and essentially turns a meteor into a bomb. it explodes into a bunch of pieces. and what you're hearing here, that boom, boom, boom, is this -- take a look. those pieces are moving
CBS
Feb 18, 2013 6:00am PST
're finding rocks from space and russia, the meteorite fragments appeared friday morning when the huge meteor was seen over the area and it exploded over russia. the blast shattered thousands of windows and caused hundreds of injuries and they're replaced more than half of the broken glass. 40 people are still in the hospital and they found the fragments around the hole in the lake there. they're still doing testing. >> looks like the weather is beautiful there, too. >> absolutely. >> those could be worth more than their weight in goal and because they caused damage and injury, they're probably worth more, more valuable. >> how big, are they going to find huge chunks. >> that ice looks like it's broken up pretty big. >>> we are looking at very nice weather coming our way, although it's going to be cooler, but it's going to stay dry outside. we have big changes in the not too distant future. you can see the trough beginning to dig items out of the west coast. cooler temperatures but big changes on the way as early as tomorrow. we're expecting a chan
FOX News
Feb 25, 2013 6:00am PST
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NBC
Feb 6, 2013 4:00am PST
to be back in time for the 2014 winter olympics in russia, which begin in exactly one year from today. >>> an estimated 200,000 people joined in the celebration to welcome home the super bowl champion baltimore ravens. looking ahead to next year's cold weather super bowl, the nfl is debunking reports that metlife stadium in new jersey. the league's message, "chill out." pregame and half-time shows in stadium. we're looking forward to that. >>> just ahead, is the star wars franchise about to go the way of jobba the hut. >>> pint-size player around. a preview before you meet him here on "today" show. >>> welcome back on this wednesday morning. watching a lot of clouds in the northwest and just some light rain and showers. not going to pour on you. temperatures in the mid-40s. at least it's not all that cold. a good deal of clouds increasing during the day in southern portions of oregon and california looked okay. a lot of clouds to get rid of early today, especially south of l.a. as we go into thursday, we'll sneak showers further down the coast. l.a., san diego, you're dry, but up arou
Current
Jan 31, 2013 5:00pm PST
country as ambassador to the u.n. russia, israel, india, el salvador among others. ambassador pickering is also a member of the council on foreign relations co-author with senator hagel of global zero report on u.s. nuclear policy. that came in for some tough detroitcriticism and you worked with senator chuck hagel. what kind of defense secretary do you think he would be? >> i think he would an superb defense secretary. he has made clear in these hearingshearings under difficult circumstances that he's mainstream and he supports what the president sports--supports. i think he has carefully calculated and honest views in how and what we should be proceeding in the world. we are part of it. we clearly need a defense second to none in this particular issue. but we also have to be thoughtful about how we move ahead. i think he's conscious as we all are of the fact that expenditures are going to go down in the days ahead and he will be called upon to make difficult judgments for the president. i have every confidence from my knowledge of him that he will give the president the correct and pr
ABC
Feb 6, 2013 4:00pm PST
after russia imposed an adoption ban to retaliate for human rights sanctions against russia. when she first arrived paul liena cheered. >> she's learning it's forever. and we'll be there when she goes to sleep, when she wakes up. >> authorities allowed about 50 children to go to the united states including paulina. her family's papers received court approval just before the ban took effect january 1. hundreds more adopgsz are still stuck. those families may never see the children again. >> growing up in silicon valley doesn't necessarily mean every student has access to computers but a program is giving students a chance to make their own video games. >> i began this i was really lost. because i've never done programming. >> he is aspiring to become an automotive engineer but the passion now is video games. for five months he and fellow high school senior have been learning how to plan, program design, and produce a video game. is it's a program with their day to show off their work. the goal to help foster interests at an early age. >> making the design of the game to draw it first,
FOX Business
Feb 11, 2013 9:20am EST
metric tons of gold to russia's bank. and for putin's party says the more gold the country has the more sovereignty if there's a cataclysm with the dollar, the pound or any other commodity. and since putin has been buying, russia is now the largest buyer of the metal. the opening bell is next. we thought we'd bring you renowned neuro surgeon ben carson in his own words his lecture to president obama. >> i alluded to god and he said i wanted time. he didn't see if you don't have any money don't give me a tithe, didn't say if you're the richest man in the world, a triple tithe, portionalty is really fair. a percentage, and by definition if you're a billionaire, you're going to pay a whole lot more than somebody who is poor. and that's fine. but i think everybody should put into the pot. everybody should be a part of the equation. everybody should have skin in the game. if god thought that was a good idea, i don't see why we think we're smarter than he is. twins. i didn't see them coming. i have obligations. cute obligations, but obligations. i need to rethink the core of my portfolio. wha
CNN
Feb 16, 2013 7:00am PST
you. appreciate it. >> reporter: you're welcome. >>> to russia, they are cleaning up the debris from that shocking meteor explosion. take a look. [ screams ] >> terrifying moments inside of a school in russia. the shockwave from the exploding meteor broke windows through the area. as many as 3,000 buildings were damaged, and 1,000 people were injured. flying glass is blamed for most of the injuries. emergency officials from moscow are there now assessing the damage to the area. authorities have also blocked off a nearby lake. that is where they think the largest chunk of that meteor came down. >>> in california now, investigators say the renegade cop blamed for a murderous spree likely killed himself. christopher dorner's charred remains were found in a burned out cabin after tuesday's standoff with police. he died from a single gunshot wound to the head. nick valencia joins me again. you were there as the saga was unfolding in big bear. turns out he was hiding near where the police were. >> yeah. less than 100 yards away. i know we use the term "chilling "a lot in the media. but i l
CNN
Feb 16, 2013 7:00pm PST
. >>> an asteroid flyby. the closest in modern history and a once in a 100-year meteorite in russia, on the same day? fire up the conspiracy theoriet. >>> also -- i sit down with one of the hottest bands in the world, fun. >>> a government prepares for the apocalypse. ♪ >>> and the dance that's everywhere, even here at cnn, the harlem shake. >>> just when you think we've got it all worked out, cutting-edge technology, scientific breakthroughs, miracle medicine, lately there's been talk about colonizing mars and many of you carry around a supercomputer right in your pocket. but just when you think you have it all worked out, the universe reminds us, we really don't. case in point, friday a chunk of space rock gets sucked in by the earth's gravitational pull. then streaks across the sky above russia. as it rockets through the atmosphere, friction heats the front of the rock a lot more than the back of it. the huge temperature difference is too much and essentially turns a meteor into a bomb. it explodes into a bunch of pieces. and what you're hearing here, that boom, boom, boom, is this -- take a lo
CBS
Feb 7, 2013 5:00pm EST
officials has marred the celebration. russia prepares to host next year's games, fears about the size of the budget and the readiness of the venue have climbed this out of the man in charge of ski jumping. -- have claimed the scalp of the man in charge of ski jumping. >> the official launch of the clock counting down the 365 days left until the winter olympics. vladimir putin fired one of the most senior officials in charge of the games after complaining yesterday about delays in the construction of the ski jump the very personal interest in the games is all about building an image of russia as a modern nation that can once more compete on the international stage with the world's most powerful country. the winter olympics has been a massively important prestige project, but for many people it has just meant living in a building for five years. on this street overlooking the olympic park, we found this woman. her old house fell apart when the whole hillside started to slip. notice how the kitchen cabinets do not line up with the door frame. she claims that an illegal construction dump
PBS
Feb 27, 2013 10:00pm PST
.s., britain, france, russia and china plus germany-- was catherine ashton of the european union. >> i hope that the iranian side are looking positively on the proposals that we've put forward. we work extremely hard in a very considered manner collectively on behalf of the united nations security council who mandate us to do so in order to try and get >> warner: far from almaty, secretary of state kerry said in paris that the talks had been useful, but he also reiterated the u.s. position. >> iran knows what it needs to do. the president has made clear his determination to implement his policy that iran will not have a nuclear weapon. >> warner: and in jerusalem, israeli prime minister benjamin netanyahu called again for the threat of military measures. >> i believe that this requires the international community to ratchet up its sanions and make clear that if this continues there will be also a credible military sanction. i think no other means will make iran obey the wishes of the international community. >> warner: iran insists its nuclear program is for peaceful energy production, not
CNN
Feb 16, 2013 4:30am PST
over russia this week. but no such blast happened over the golden gate. >>> number four, more details on the death of renegade cop christopher dorner. according to initial autopsy reports, the 33-year-old died from a single gun shot wound to the head that was likely self-inflicted after tuesday's standoff with police. dorner's being blamed for killing four people and injuring at least three others as part of a vendetta against his former comrades. >>> and number five, the bail hearing for olympic track star has been pushed back until tuesday. until then, he will be staying in a south african jail. the double amputee known as blade runner is charged with murdering his model girlfriend on valentine's day. his agent says pistorius denies the murder allegations. >>> well, police have said there were other incidents at the pistorius' home of a domestic nature. and now prosecutors are saying they will pursue premeditated murder. i asked hln's jane velez-mitchell about that. >> well, premeditation could be an outright plot, or it could be premeditation in the blink of an eye. we are hearing
NBC
Feb 6, 2013 11:00am PST
olympic games exactly one year from today in sochi, russia. vonn will head home for surgery next week after tearing two ligaments in her right knee, then breaking a bone in her lower leg in yesterday's crash at the world championships. she was helicoptered out, as you can see, then taken to a local hospital. vonn is the most successful american skier in history. and her coach says he expects vonn to return in time for those winter games. >> lindsey will be able to get through this thing. she was back at the hotel after the accident. she was in good spirits plotting her rehab and her next steps people confident we'll see lindsey vonn in sochi next year. >>> this is a crazy stat. vonn has been injured in every championship event, olympics and world championships since 2007. >>> and of course keep in mind bay area is your home for the winter games. we'll keep you posted on all the local athletes and all the events going on at the sochi games in one year. >> what would our newscast be without some talk of the 49ers. just a few days after a heartbreaking super bowl loss, jim harbaugh takes
ABC
Feb 27, 2013 5:30pm PST
the streets for a ticker tape parade. and "time" magazine declared him the texan who conquered russia. van cliburn has died at the age of 78. >>> and coming up next on "world news," an exact replica of the "titanic," about to sail again. how much will a ticket cost? and would you buy one? how did i know? well, i didn't really. see, i figured low testosterone would decrease my sex drive... but when i started losing energy and became moody... that's when i had an honest conversation with my doctor. we discussed all the symptoms... then he gave me some blood tests. showed it was low t. that's it. it was a number -- not just me. [ male announcer ] today, men with low t have androgel 1.62% (testosterone gel). the #1 prescribed topical testosterone replacement therapy, increases testosterone when used daily. women and children should avoid contact with application sites. discontinue androgel and call your doctor if you see unexpected signs of early puberty in a child, or signs in a woman, which may include changes in body hair or a large increase in acne, possibly due to accidental exposure. men
CSPAN
Feb 28, 2013 1:00am EST
spokesman will have to stand up after russia has used a drone against a dissident in the next country. the state department will have to explain why that was a bad drone strike in comparison to the united states that only conducts good and lawful drone strikes. that isn't working for our government -- that is important for our government to lay down as precisely clear roles for the use of drones. >> is it the case that if russia or china or someone were doing what mr. cole posits, we would condemn that out of hand? we would not say this trend strike was ok and that one was not. >> if russia or china were being attacked by a terrorist group that was indisputably producing -- posing imminent threat. >> the chechens attacked them at one point. >> if they were in another country posing imminent threats to russia and the country they were in was unable to prevent that threat, i think we would have to acknowledge rushers right to defend itself. >> mr. bellinger and said we need to process. not judicial process. i do not understand how the determination by an executive branch official withou
CNN
Feb 3, 2013 3:00pm PST
happened in russia a number of years ago. they did that in a movie theater. 120 people died. >> 117, probably -- what was close to 120, october of 2002 when that happened. they sent in gas, and people died from inhalation, gas poisoning. so you're right. what are the top priorities for negotiators as the standoff continues here? >> the most important thing is to have a dialogue between the hostage taker and the negotiator. you want to be able to gain credibility. everything is a negotiation. if he says i need some sodas, well, they can negotiate and to say let me talk to the child, let me know that he is okay. the bottom line to this whole thing is he has the onus of being responsible right now. and he is. he is starting to develop what we call the stockholm syndrome, which is a very important type of thing. it's bonding, and that's very important. >> how long will officials allow this standoff to continue before taking more aggressive action? >> i don't think they're going to take aggressive action. i think they'll continue to negotiate and talk. talking is the name of the game. un
ABC
Feb 27, 2013 5:00am PST
during the afternoon as the system passes to the north and russia will shabble a few degrees off the temperatures but, still, mild, and partly cloudy with the warmest days still ahead of us, thursday, friday, and saturday. today, not too bad, in santa clara valley with mid-to-upper 60's to 69 in santa cruz and 68 in santa clara, and redwood city and menlo park at 66 and temperatures in the upper 50's to near 60 degrees along the coast and daly city at 57, and near 60 in downtown and south san francisco, and the valleys are in the mid-to-upper 50's. sausalito is cooler at 62. our spread on the east bay shore, look at that, 64 to 65 is all the spread we have for temperatures. more of a difference in the valleys with san ramon cooler at 63 and everyone else is 67 or 68. not much of a spread out of san ramon. you can see extra cloud cover and warmer temperatures. mid-to-upper 40's for the rest of us. cold front moving down. another is behind it. but the one that is further back than that, that could bring us the sprinkles and snow on saturday night into sunday. one model's output but
CBS
Feb 18, 2013 6:00pm PST
is on for the pieces of meteor that slammed into russia last week scientists confirm they have found more than 50 small meteorites tonight surface of a frozen lake. people have started combing through in a rush to get their hands tonight meteorite valued at 40 times the current cost of gold. >>> new way to watch tv after the break. the app that opens up another world of viewers right to their phone. >>> on the radar now we are seeing showers for only the second time the entire month. how much will you get in your town? i'll answer that after the break. >>> the giants will have a new starting pitcher opening day, and the hill billy from heaven are live. live report coming up. -- again. the state started >>> a fee that pays for fire prevention services in california's rural areas is under fire again. the state started collecting the fire fee last year. now governorrier reimbursements brown wants -- jerry brown wants to expand it. the fee has been used for wildfire investigations even though it was supposed to be used only for preventative measures. >>> ch
NBC
Feb 12, 2013 9:00am EST
and look for anything with an "o". we will win this for mother russia! coach, eat a snickers®. why's that, chief? you get a little loopy when you're hungry. better? better. now let's go for it! [ male announcer ] you're not you when you're hungry®. snickers® satisfies. >> this is wbal-tv 11 news in baltimore. >> much better than yesterday. we had rain yesterday. today we should have mostly sunny skies. a little on the pc side. high temperatures in the 40's and 50's. we will start with dry weather in the morning. snow on wednesday night. >>> most surprising thing was twitter changing tweet with his the dalai lama. he said geez, you sure ran out of steam quick. i've been the dalai llama. then the pope tweeted i guess being pope is a lot harder than just wearing a bed sheet all day #get a real job. then he wrote back at least i don't wear a -- pope responded come on, son, you know my hat is dope. don't hate the playa, hate the game #jealous much. >> my hate is dope says the pope. jimmy fallon. >> i love him. so creative. >> got ugly. >> i'm telling you. >> a smackdown. >> little bit there.
NBC
Feb 6, 2013 5:00am EST
open a year from today. venues are still spring up around sochi, russia. most have been built from scratch leading to a $50 billion price tag for the games. there will be lots of firsts in sochi. 12 new events are debuting. including competitions that originated at the x-games. ski and snowboard slope style and ski halfpipe. very daring sporting events. one of america's most recognizable skiers will have to make a major comeback in order to compete at the games. lindsey vonn is on her way back to the states after this terrible accident. she crashed at the world championships in austria tearing two knee ligaments and breaking a bone in her leg. doctors say she will not be back on the skis for another six to eight months. but her coaches say they fully expect her to compete in sochi. >>> it's been around since the 1930s. but today the world famous monopoly game is getting a makeover. we'll find out what replaces one of the iconic tokens. voting has been open to the public online to pick a diamond ring, a guitar, a toy robot, a cat r a helicopter. all of the original pieces, including
NBC
Feb 6, 2013 11:00am EST
to the opening ceremony officially starts today. sochi, russia, will welcome athletes from around the world a year from today. construction is at a high clip there as they build most venues from scratch. $50 billion. already concerns about the weather. temperatures have been well above freezing and in black sea resort town so far this winter. the mayor say they are making plans to keep the games going with temps as high as 50 degrees. conditions are better in the surrounding mountains which have been getting plenty of snowfall. >>> the "today" show transformed the plaza into mt. rockefeller for winter games competition. why can't we have that much fun? matt, savannah, natalie, willie geist finished an obstacle for us in front of fans. in the end, it was matt lauer's dump bucket technique that helped him finish ahead of his on-air competition. tom, you've got to make it snow for us. >> looks like fun. >>> looking now at the stories we're following this afternoon. we have a preview of things to come. hey, pat. >> coming up this afternoon on "news 4 at 4:00," "star wars" spins on. a spinoff st
NBC
Feb 6, 2013 4:00pm EST
. >>> one year away, we'll take you to russia where preparations for the winter olympics are under way. and want to get away? how you can get an airline ticket for just $49. >>> and veronica, what do you have coming up? >> talking about another storm before the week is over. for us it's just going to be a nuisance storm bringing mostly rain. for other parts of the country, could be some travel delays as the storm system winds up, could be a blizzard in the northeast. detail its on that coming up in detail its on that coming up in a hey america, even though they don't need one, detail its on that coming up in wes, clay, and demarcus tried on the depend real fit briefs for charity to prove how great the fit is even while playing pro football. the best protection now looks, fits and feels just like underwear. get a free sample and try one on for yourself. >>> we continue right now to follow breaking news. new photos just received from police show a large collection of weapons seized from the home of a trespass suspect. the 25-year-old was arrested for trespassing at north county high scho
CSPAN
Feb 10, 2013 4:00pm EST
and through my involvement with x5, i detoured back into hi path to my flight to space, and ended up in russia, training as a backup, and when i was there, i had no idea that i would get a chance tofully to space. i was just given an opportunity to go and train. and a lot of people may have said, well, why should i spend six months in the cold winter of moscow, and just go there for no apparent reason. and to me it was an opportunity to go spend time if with the astronauts and go to the same places the first person who went to space resided, and that whole history of the russian space program compelled me to go there. and being there gave me that opportunity to be at the right place at the right time. unfortunately for the primary crew member, northwestern who was suppose -- the person who was supposed to fliful he developed kidney stone which disqualified him from the flight. but fortunately for me, i was there to say, i'll take his seat! and that what i did. and this is another point i usually -- when i talk to students, which i do quite often, i try to tell them that if you have a passion,
CSPAN
Feb 19, 2013 3:00am EST
the highest rate of incarceration and the world with even highly repressive regimes like russia or china or iran but this cannot be explained by crime or crime rates. no. during the same period of time that our incarceration rates increased exponentially, crime rates fluctuate, went up, down, back up again, down again, and today as bad as they are in many parts of the country, nationally the crime rates are at historical lows. but incarceration rates at historic the sword. most criminologists and sociologists today will lead knowledge crime and acceleration rates in the united states have moved independently of one another. incarceration rates especially black incarceration rates have soared regardless whether the crime is going up or down in any given community or the nation as a whole. what explains the sudden explosion in incarcerations? the birth of the system unprecedented in world history sent crime and crime rates well the answer is the war on drugs and the get-tough move meant the way the putative mess that washed over the united states. drug convictions alone accounted for about
PBS
Feb 8, 2013 5:30pm PST
to andrew's point, i don't think we're doing much. i think on the diplomatic front we have hid behind russia and on the military front we have been fairly relevant to the flow of this conflict on the ground. and we sort of have had this idea of a splendid distance from syria but are not able to maintain that indefinitely. >> suarez: but does that narrow your choices when you decide what you is to do, andrew, to fithat irlevae as vali caed it. >> the problem is when you get involved in a game late, you're cornered. and you also have to intervene in ways you might not have wanted to do from the beginning. so in the case of ot bama administration very reticent to get involved with armed groups, but now we are looking at something very real. real threat of the use of chemical weapons. the possibility of a failed state in a divided state in syria. and also a haven for terrorists and the propensity for all of that to spill over its borders into the vital allies like israel, like turkey, iraq, jordan and so nd also into lebanon grows every day with no end in sight. >> suarez: but you both painted t
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